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Shop small and gift your family gifts that they will love this holiday season with this Detroit Small Business Gift Guide. Among these shops you will find something for every member of the family, shop for Mom, Dad, baby, and little ones! Shop Small in Metro-Detroit Stemville Stemville is the perfect destination for your next […]

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Pregnancy is a major life event and choosing the right person to help with your pregnancy can make all of the difference. There are many decisions you will need to make in order to get ready for having a baby. One of these is choosing the right kind of people that can care for both […]

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Ann Arbor baby stores cater to every experience level from beginner moms who are starting at square one with their newborns to expert parents looking for accessories for themselves or their infants. Ann Arbor baby stores offer Ann Arbor parents and babies the opportunity to shop in a safe, clean environment that offers quality choices […]

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So you’ve decided that it’s time to find a new hair salon. Great! Not only does your stylist have the capacity to make or break your entire look and overall style. Most importantly they are in charge of keeping (or messing up) your hair. That’s a lot of responsibility, no matter where the stylist is […]

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Choosing the right midwives to care for you and your baby is one of the most important decisions you will make as a mother. It is not usually until you are deep into labor that you realize how important it is to have the right kind of people in the room with you. Personally I […]

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Things to Do in Detroit With Kids blog post by Laurel Smith Photography features a young girl smelling a wildflower bouquet in her hands in the summertime. Detroit photography locations wildflower kid vacation Detroit, Michigan #professionaldetroitphotography #familyfundetroit #laurelsmithphotography #laurelsmithfamilyphotography #detroitfamilyphotographer #thingstodoindetroitwithkids #detroitfamilyactivities #familyphotographerMichigan #DetroitFamilies #LaurelSmithDetroit

I am so excited to share with you some of my favorite places to spend quality time with my littles here in Detroit! I love getting out with my kids and exploring new places, these are all things to do in Detroit with kids that my little ones and I have enjoyed for years! Detroit […]

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Finding a pediatrician that both you and your little one like is hard to do sometimes. As a parent, you are protective over your child and want only what’s best for them. Your pediatrician should want the same thing too. But, finding one that you like, trust, and can rely on to have the health […]

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Buying toys for kids is not a walk in the park, given the numerous toy stores available in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Kids love to learn. At a very tender age, they are already inquisitive about the world around them. It is important for parents to provide toys that can help develop their motor skills as […]

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During this autumn family photo session in Detroit, Michigan, Laurel Smith Photography captures this mother picking wildflowers with her toddler to be featured in her blog, "Spas in Detroit." spas in detroit michigan family photographer autumn field dried wildflower photos neutral colored family photo outfits, natural womens photo makeup toddler holding flowers #MetroDetroitFamilyPhotographer #MommyandMePhotography #MetroDetroitMaternityPhotographer #DetroitMichiganSpas #RivageDaySpa #ImmerseSpaDetroit #LaurelSmithPhotography #Pregnant #TheTenNailBarDetroit #TheWoodhouseSpaDetroit

It is commonly an agreed-upon fact that a mom’s job is the most rewarding yet challenging job. We truly do it all. We are the chef, the hairdresser, the personal shopper, the chauffeur, the referee, the afterschool tutor, the nurse, the counselor, the playdate, and so, so much more! With so much do to, I […]

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What is prenatal yoga? No matter what stage you are at in your pregnancy, finding ways to relax and stay in shape is a good thing. Prenatal yoga is one of the best ways to do just that – it helps your body and mind to relax while also staying fit throughout your pregnancy. Keep reading […]

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